Here is a selection of photographs of a Russian city Yekaterinburg taken from the helicopter in autumn 2012. The scale of the ambitious construction projects is better be seen from above.
Yekaterinburg is a big financial and industrial centre, the capital of the Urals. It has the forth biggest population in Russia.
The business center “Vysotsky” is the world northernmost skyscraper and the only Russian skyscraper outside Moscow. It has 54 storeys.